1657 Yale Street
Steps to Oak Bay Village
Magnificent Waterfront Estate
This Magnificent Waterfront Estate is ideally situated on a prized 1.67 acre level beachfront property along Victoria’s most coveted stretch of oceanfront in in the heart of ‘The Uplands’.
Completed in 2016, the 11,900 sqft custom residence boasts a timeless and elegant design with beautiful hand-crafted finishing and carefully selected appointments throughout. Generous in scale and intimate in comfort, this is an estate designed foremost as a home: inviting, warm, private and spectacularly beautiful.
An impressive reception hall leads to entertainment sized formal living and dining rooms, dedicated wine room, an oversized gourmet kitchen with butler’s pantry and bar area, a delightful, sunny breakfast area and generous family room/lounge.
The home offers five oversized and luxuriously-appointed bedroom suites and eight baths, including a lavish Master Suite with sitting area, fireplace, walk-in dressing room & closets and gorgeous ensuite bathroom overlooking Cadboro Bay. An adjacent office opens into the upper landing where gallery walls provide the perfect backdrop for an impressive artwork display.
A spacious lower level is designed for games and entertainment, with media room, home gym and a privately sited, deluxe guest bedroom suite that opens out to a generous covered patio.
Many additional features of this exceptional luxury residence include hot-water radiant in-floor heat on all three levels, oversized laundry rooms on both the main and upper levels, huge 3-car garage with adjacent mudroom and 2-piece bath, heated storage areas and lots of additional guest parking.
The gated and fenced property boasts unobstructed ocean views to snow-capped Mt. Baker, with a pebble beach, 2 tiny private islands & easy waterfront access for paddleboards or kayaks.
Expansive seaside terraces in imported bluestone are beautiful outdoor dining & entertaining spaces to enjoy, and the manicured grounds and expansive lawns surrounding the residence offer the utmost in privacy.
There is simply no other property of its kind available on the market today.